Historical Events In 1889
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Feb 03 On this day in history belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 In the year 1889 carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 In the year 1889 walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities)
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) on this day in history.
Feb 06 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter in the year 1889.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history flood ravages Dutch coast
Feb 09 In the year 1889 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency.
Feb 10 In the year 1889 howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 In the year 1889 john Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers)
Feb 11 On this day in history meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890
Feb 11 The first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda on this day in history.
Feb 12 Andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies on this day in history.
Feb 12 Caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres on this day in history.
Feb 14 In the year 1889 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east on this day in history.
Feb 17 H[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire in the year 1889.
Feb 18 On this day in history sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht)
Feb 19 In the year 1889 jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex)
Feb 20 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer on this day in history.
Feb 21 In the year 1889 felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan)
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union
Feb 22 In the year 1889 dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union
Feb 22 On this day in history robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain)
Feb 22 In the year 1889 u.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union.
Feb 23 Cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye) on this day in history.
Feb 28 Victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City) on this day in history.
Mar 02 In the year 1889 kansas passes 1st US antitrust
Mar 02 On this day in history kansas passes first US antitrust
Mar 03 In the year 1889 edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49
Mar 03 Fritz Behrend, composer in the year 1889.
Mar 04 Benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President on this day in history.
Mar 04 Pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline) on this day in history.